Meredith Matone, DrPH, MHS

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Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (General Pediatrics) at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Associate Fellow, Center for Public Health Initiatives, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Affiliate Faculty, Center for Children's Policy, Practice and Research, University of Pennsylvania School of Social Policy & Practice Field
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Division of General Pediatrics
Roberts Center, 10th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 267-426-2887
BS (Public Health Promotion)
West Chester University, 2008.
MHS (Perinatal and Child Health)
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2010.
DrPH (Child and Adolescent Health and Development)
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2015.
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Selected Publications

Matone M, Wang X, Marshall DB, Huang J, Filograna C, Rubin DM: Association of in-person versus virtual education with community COVID-19 case incidence following school reopenings in the first year of the COVID-19 pandemic. JAMA Network Open 6(4): e238300, Apr 2023.

Matone M, Kellom K, Marshall DB, Flahery C, Cronholm PF: Evidence-Based Home Visiting Intended to Engage and Support Families Impacted by Opioid Use Disorder: Three Case Studies from Pennsylvania Pilot Programs. Maternal and Child Health Journal 27(2): 218-225, Feb 2023.

Wang X, Strane D, Meisel Z, Matone M: Receipt and duration of buprenorphine treatment during pregnancy and postpartum periods in a national privately-insured cohort. Drug and Alcohol Dependence Reports November 2023.

Wang X, Garcia S, Boelig R, Kellom K, Matone M: Eligibility, utilization and effectiveness of 17-alpha hydroxyprogesterone caproate (17OHPC) in a statewide population-based cohort of Medicaid-enrollees. American Journal of Perinatology Page: doi: 10.1055, Nov 2021 Notes: epub.

Garcia S, Kellom K, Wang X, Boelig R, Matone M: Patient and Provider Perspectives on Acceptability,Access, and Adherence to 17-Alpha-HydroxyprogesteroneCaproate for Preterm Birth Prevention. Women's Health Reports 2(1): 295-304, June 2021.

Matone M, Kellom K, Griffis H, Quarshie W, Faerber J, Gierlach P, Rubin DM, Cronholm PF: A Mixed Methods Evaluation of Early Childhood Abuse Prevention within an Evidence-Based Home Visiting Program. Maternal and Child Health Journal 22(1): 79-91, October 2018.

Wang X, Whittaker J, Kellom K, Garcia S, Marshall D, Dechert T, Matone M: Integrating the built and social environment into health assessments for maternal and child health: Creating a planning-friendly index. Int J Environ Res Public Health 12(24): 9224, Dec 2020.

Rosenquist R, Matone M: To Improve Philly's Maternal and Infant Mortality Rates, a Collective Approach is Needed. PhillyVoice Opinion Piece. PhillyVoice, April 2022.

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